Northwest Bach Festival

2015 Northwest Bach Festival & Series Calendar

37th Annual Northwest Bach Festival
February 23 – March 8, 2015
Zuill Bailey, Artistic Director

Twilight Tour of Bach Sonatas and Partitas in Historic Landmarks
Artistic Director Zuill Bailey hosts
Kurt Nikkanen, violin and Soovin Kim, violin
J.S. Bach’s Six Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin

to be performed individually from six different historic landmark venues in Spokane.
No-host wine bars at each venue. Doors open at 5:30 pm.
Open to students; but wine available to 21 and over only.

Tuesday, February 24, 6-7 pm
Kurt Nikkanen, Bach Sonata for Solo Violin No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003
Barrister Winery, 1213 W. Railroad Ave. in Spokane

General Admission Tickets $20

Wednesday, February 25, 6-7 pm
Kurt Nikkanen, Bach Sonata for Solo Violin No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004

Patsy Clark’s Mansion, 2208 W 2nd Ave. in Spokane
General Admission Tickets $20

Thursday, February 26, 6-7 pm
Kurt Nikkanen, Bach Sonata for Solo Violin No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1005

Elizabethan Room, the Davenport Hotel, 10 S. Post St. in Spokane
General Admission Tickets $20

Wednesday, March 4, 6-7 pm
Soovin Kim, Bach Sonata for Solo Violin No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001

Barrister Winery, 1213 W. Railroad Ave. in Spokane
General Admission Tickets $20

Thursday, March 5, 6-7 pm
Soovin Kim, Bach Sonata for Solo Violin No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002

Nectar Tasting Room, 120 S. Stevens St. at Riverside Ave. in Spokane
General Admission Tickets $20

Friday, March 6, 6-7 pm
Soovin Kim, Bach Partita for Solo Violin No. 3 in E Major, BWV 1006

Churchill’s Private Salon, 165 S. Post St. in Spokane
General Admission Tickets $20

Festival Classics Concerts
Artistic Director Zuill Bailey will hold Concert Conversations before each Classics concert.

Saturday, February 28 at 7:30 pm
From Boccherini to Piazzolla Tangos
Catalyst String Quartet with Kurt Nikkanen, violin and Zuill Bailey, cello

Barrister Winery, 1213 W. Railroad Ave. in Spokane
General Admission Tickets $35/Students $18

Sunday, March 1 at 3 pm
Catalyst String Quartet
Acclaimed Bach/Gould Project
String Quartet Version of the Goldberg Variations and the Glenn Gould String Quartet, Op. 1

St. John’s Cathedral, 127 E. 12th Ave. at Grand Blvd. in Spokane.

General Admission Tickets $35/Students $18

Saturday, March 7 at7:30pm
Awadagin Pratt, piano
Thematic Transformations
Bach-Busoni, Brahms-Handel and the Franz Liszt Piano Sonata in B minor

Barrister Winery, 1213 W. Railroad Ave. in Spokane

General Admission Tickets $35/Students $18

Festival Finale
Sunday, March 8 at 3 pm
The Bach Festival Orchestra with Maestro Piotr Gajewski
featuring Soovin Kim, violin; Zuill Bailey, cello; Awadagin Pratt, piano
in the Beethoven Concerto for Violin, Cello and Piano in C Major, (Triple Concerto)
Also includes Bach Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major and the Mozart Symphony No. 35 in D Major
St. John’s Cathedral, 127 E. 12th Ave. at Grand Blvd. in Spokane

General Admission Tickets $45/Students $23

Festival Film Classics

Tuesday, February 24 at 7 pm
Thirty-Two Short Films About Glenn Gould

(94 minutes) (All Ages but not interesting to children)
The MAC - NW Museum of Arts and Culture Auditorium, 2316 W. 1st Ave. in Spokane.
Free event; Donations accepted

Tuesday, March 3
Film selection TBA
The MAC - NW Museum of Arts and Culture Auditorium, 2316 W. 1st Ave. in Spokane.

Free event; Donations accepted

Special Festival Events

Friday, February 27, 8 pm
An Evening of Elegance
Catalyst String Quart and Zuill Bailey, cello
Schubert Cello Quintet in C Major, D.956, Op. posth.
Historic Hutton House,
built in 1914 by legendary Levi and May Awkwright Hutton and beautifully restored by present owners
Limited to 50
Reservations through Connoisseur Concerts at 509.924.1132

$100 per person

Thursday, March 5, Noon
Bach’s Lunch
Kress Gallery, River Park Square Third Floor near Food Court
808 W. Main Ave. in Spokane
Zuill Bailey, cello and Festival artists

Free event - Bring in lunch or buy at Food Court

SERIES TICKETS
General Admission Series Tickets

Bach Sonatas & Partitas Twilight Tour
6 concerts featuring Kurt Nikkanen, violin and Soovin Kim, violin $110 ($120 value)

(Only 50 series tickets offered)

Festival Classics Concert Series
4 concerts featuring Festival guest artists $130 ($150 value)

No additional discount on Student tickets as a series.

Except for Evening of Elegance reservations only available through Connoisseur Concerts,
Festival tickets are through TicketsWest.

Tickets bought in person at the Arena Box Office, 720 West Mallon in Spokane (Mon-Fri 10am - 6pm)
have no convenience fees.

For convenience, buy at TicketsWest outlets or by telephone 800-325-SEAT or
Online at TicketsWest.com.